National Endowment for Democracy (NED) 

Type of project: Promote and defend human rights and the rule of law, support freedom of information and independent media, strengthen democratic ideas and values; Promote accountability and transparency, strengthen civil society organizations, strengthen democratic political processes and institutions, promote civic education, support democratic conflict resolution, promote freedom of association, strengthen a broad-based market economy.

Location:  worldwide

Eligibility:  NGOs which may include civic organizations, associations, independent media, and other similar organizations may apply

Grant size: $ 50,000

Closing date:  26 March

Apply:  https://www.ned.org/apply-for-grant/en/